Cheshire teenager safe after avalanche on Everest

Alex Sandiforth has tweeted to say he's OK after Nepal earthquake triggered avalanche while he was climbing Mount Everest

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Teen who escaped avalanche 'shocked' by his experience

A teenager from Cheshire who was caught in an avalanche on Mount Everest says he has been left deeply shocked by his experience

19-year-old Alex Staniforth was climbing the mountain when the landslide was triggered by the Nepal earthquake.

He spoke to Tony Morris and Lucy Meacock in our Media City studio about his journey.

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